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Details: Cell Barnes Hospital, St Albans

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Name

 

Present name

Cell Barnes Hospital 

Previous name(s)

Cell Barnes Colony  

Address

Highfield Lane St Albans AL4 0RG 

Foundation Year

1933 

Closed

Yes 

Closure year

1998 

Administrative authorities

Regional Hospital Board (1948-74)

North West Metropolitan 

Hospital Management Committee (1948-74)

Verulum Group 

Regional Health Authority (1974-82)

North West Thames 

Regional Health Authority (1982- )

North West Thames 

District Health Authority (1974-82)

North West 

District Health Authority (1982- )

North West Hertfordshire 

County (before 1974)

Hertfordshire 

County (1974-1996)

Hertfordshire 

County (after 1996)

Hertfordshire 

Status

Pre 1948

Local Authority

Post 1948

NHS

Type

Pre 1948

Mental

Post 1948

Mental

 

Records can be found at:

notes

  Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

Record type

Date range

Administrative

1932 - 1998

   General

1932 - 1996

   Finance

1932 - 1948

   Nursing

1948 - 1971

   Admission & Discharge

1933 - 1974

   Staff

1932 - 1961

   Ephemera

1933 - 1998

   Pictorial

1950 - 1998

   Other

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Clinical & Patients

1933 - 1961

Finding aids

Finding aids

Catalogue, Computerised

Location of finding aids

At Repository(AR)

Details

HM2: catalogue fully available via CALMView http://calm02.hertscc.gov.uk/calmview/ on repository website

Notes

Some oral histories, 1990s

 
 
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